Wednesday, 30 September 2020 | 13:35 WIB

Widang Tuban Bridge Collapsed, Two Truck Drivers Killed


JAKARTA, NNC - Two truck drivers were killed in the collision incident in East Java on Tuesday4/17/2018).

Head of Public Relations of East Java Police Commissioner Pol Frans Barung said in a short message, Tuesday (4/17) that the two bodies are still trapped in the trucks that entered the water due to the collapsing bridge and evacuation process is still in progress.

"Yeah right, two truck drivers died and are still trapped in the truck," he said.

Widang Tuban Bridge is a bridge connecting Widang District, Tuban District and District Babat, Lamongan District, East Java.

The bridge collapsed on Tuesday afternoon at around 11:00 WIB which resulted in a number of passing vehicles, such as a dump truck, two trucks tronton, and a motorcycle to plung into the water.

Currently, the Tuban Police Station is still trying to evacuate the vehicles and find other possible victims in the event, as quoted from Antara.